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Aerotek Firmware Engineer in Acton, Massachusetts


Our client, who's a growing defense contractor, is seeking a talented firmware engineer to join their team. This company is an employee-owned, high-tech Aerospace & Defense company working on interesting R&D projects. They create innovative technology solutions for every major branch in the U.S. Military and Intelligence Community Agencies. Some of their projects include:

*Army Ground Vehicles

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning

  • Unmanned Systems

  • Electronic Warfare

In this role, you would work on a fast-paced hardware development team designing the latest in high-voltage motor-drive inverters and power conversion equipment.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Develops 3-phase motor control algorithms for large drives/inverters

  • Help shape hardware design and software architecture for emerging and existing prototypes

  • Performing in-depth system architecture and code reviews

  • Documenting all aspects of code development and creating code flowcharts

  • Working "hands-on-hardware" with integrated software and hardware development team in the lab and remotely accessing equipment

  • Performing in-depth problem solving

Required Skills:

  • MUST be eligible to obtain security clearance.

  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related discipline from an accredited college or university

  • Experience with C programming.

  • Experience with a variety of microprocessors/controllers, but preferably the TI family.

  • Experience with revision control systems

  • Experience with CAN J1939 Interfacing and messaging

  • Knowledge writing drivers for devices that interface with Serial UART, Serial Peripheral Interface (SPI), Inter-Integrated Circuit (I2C) and CANBus

About Aerotek:

Your success starts with the right career opportunity. Aerotek uses a people-focused approach to connect job seekers to incredible opportunities with leading organizations. Established in 1983, we've grown to become a consistent Best of Staffing winner for talent satisfaction because of our dedication to exceptional service. Serving over 300,000 contract workers every year, we specialize in placing workers with engineering, scientific, professional and industrial skill sets. Aerotek is proud to offer competitive benefits, including contributory medical, dental and vision insurance, weekly pay, discounts on consumer goods and services and more.

Location: Acton, Massachusetts

Posting ID: 7344655

Pay Rate:

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.